The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Loughborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 9.38% 19.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 59.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 31.25% 32.35% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 4
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Loughborough region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Loughborough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft